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Nelly was a lady /

written and composed by Stephen C. Foster.

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Main Author: Foster, Stephen Collins
Published: New York (No. 1 Franklin Sq., New York) : Firth, Pond & Co., c1849.
Series: Foster's Ethiopian melodies ; no. 1
Topics: Popular music - United States - To 1901. | African Americans - Songs and music. | Love songs - United States. | Death songs.
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Main Author: Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864.
Physical Description: 1 score ([2], 3-5, [1] p.) ; 33 cm.
Notes: For voice and piano, with chorus refrain.
Caption title.
Title for series nos. 1-3 printed on t.p.
"As sung by the Christy Minstrels."
Verses 2-5 printed without accompaniment on p. 5.
"25 [cents] nett."
First line of text: Down on de Mississippi floating.
First line of chorus: Nelly was a lady.
At head of title: Fifteenth edition.
Other Names: Christy's Minstrels. prf

More Details for: Nelly was a lady